Stories about World Media

May 08 2017

Trump tweets congrats to France's Macron

The vote is being watched as the biggest test yet of how much support there is for France's far-right. Even when the polls gave Macron a seemingly unassailable lead, pe...

May 08 2017

Marco Silva: "We need to be calm"

The striker's inept skew of a decent chance, as Hull chased an equaliser, was symbolic of a panicky, rushed performance. "With this tension we felt in our team, we conc...

May 08 2017

Tennessee Senator withdraws Secretary of Army nomination

Green, a former flight surgeon who treated Iraqi dictator Saddam Hussein after his capture by American troops, faced strong opposition from civil rights groups for his ...

May 08 2017

Fire chief possibly swept away in Cache Creek floods

Kamloops Search and Rescue manager Alan Hobler is on the ground and says those rising water levels have hindered the efforts. His vehicle has been found and it's believed...

May 08 2017

Trump signs order letting tax-exempt churches be active in politics

Named for then-Sen. Lyndon Johnson, the amendment was put into force in 1954. As a result of this it will be easier for churches and religious groups to take part in poli...

May 08 2017

Russian-backed safe zones plan a bid to divide Syria - opponents

The establishment of safe zones is the latest global attempt to reduce violence amid a six-year civil war that has left more than 400,000 dead, and is the first to envisa...

May 08 2017

English is losing importance in Europe — EU's Juncker

Theresa May's Conservatives performed strongly in British local elections, early results showed Friday, handing the prime minister a boost ahead of next month's Brexit-do...

May 08 2017

German polls: Merkel party leads in local vote

Merkel is seeking a fourth four-year term on September 24, and her party allies had shown signs of panic that they could lose power after the conservatives slipped behind...

May 08 2017

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un revisits island strike site

North Korea has a history of making unfounded and irrational claims, and CNN was not able to independently corroborate the report. The U.S. Embassy in Seoul and South...

May 08 2017

Price defends cutting nearly $1 trillion from Medicaid

GOP members of Congress will be asked to defend their votes for a bill that could strip insurance from 24 million Americans and jack up premiums and deductibles for the...

May 08 2017

European Union leaders agree on Brexit negotiation guidelines

The EU is expected to demand that Britain resolves the key divorce issues of citizens' rights, the divorce bill and the Irish border before any talks on a future trade de...

May 08 2017

U.S. Navy SEAL, killed in Somalia, ID'd

He is the first American to die in combat in the African country since 1993. "He is irreplaceable as a husband, father, son, friend and teammate - and our thoughts and ...

May 08 2017

Venezuela street protests again turn deadly as overhaul of constitution begins

The deaths bring to at least 34 the number of people who have died in the unrest over the past month. On the opposition side, youths donned gas masks and bandanas, thro...

May 08 2017

EU official draws laughs with Brexit humor

Speaking briefly in English to say it would be delivered in French, he said with a smile: "Slowly but surely English is losing importance in Europe". She sought to put ...

May 08 2017

Pakistani husband accuses Indian High Commission of detaining newly-wed wife

The Dawn report claimed that the Indian high commission confirmed that the woman is present in the building and would be allowed to leave only after the matter is discu...

May 08 2017

Trump blasts press for making healthcare vote look bad

The move was viewed as a landmark accomplishment for the Trump administration, but the bill also sparked controversy among the American Medical Association, the American ...

May 08 2017

Hillary still can't accept responsibility for her own defeat

Comey, just days before the November election, announced that the newly-discovered emails would not change the bureau's recommendation that charges not be brought against...

May 08 2017

US citizen detained in North Korea

North Korea has long detained USA citizens to use as bargaining chips. KCNA further alleged that a North Korean, identified only by the surname "Kim", had been "corru...

May 08 2017

French president-elect Emmanuel Macron hails `new page of our history´

The passionately pro-EU politician Emmanuel Macron was tonight elected as France's youngest ever president with a projected landslide of 65.5 per cent. Le Pen vowed to ov...

May 08 2017

Trump signs executive order on religious liberty

But pastors are already free to deliver political speeches, and regularly do. As a candidate for president, Donald Trump embraced the mistaken view that the federal g...